Coming up in two weeks...
InScribe Christian Writers' Fellowship (ICWF) is hosting their premiere conference for Christian writers on September 25 & 26 in Edmonton. Writers of all genres and experience levels from across Canada will gather at Providence Renewal Centre, Edmonton, to attendworkshops and hear award-winning authors Bonnie Grove and Kathleen Gibson.
Bonnie Grove has published short stories, a non-fiction book (Your Best You) and a novel (Talking to the Dead). She will lead two fiction workshops and bring the closing keynote. Kathleen Gibson is a veteran speaker, freelance writer, educator, editor of Prairies North Magazine and nonfiction author (West Nile Diary). She will provide keynote and plenary talks and lead a workshop on Effective Personal Writing.
The Fall Conference features skill-building workshops and inspiration from renowned instructors Barbara Mitchell (Poetry) and Marilyn Hahn (Writing for Children). Open mic readers' sessions and meals are included. The conference is open to the public.
Marcia Laycock, award-winning author and president of Inscribe, says, "Our Fall Conference is always a time of learning and fellowship. We have excellent presenters coming prepared to teach and inspire us all. It's a conference any writer at any stage will not want to miss."
InScribe maintains a comprehensive website with access to thousands of writing links and organizations, writing contests, online courses, member’s groups on Yahoo and Facebook, regional groups for networking and skill building, an annual Fall Conference in Edmonton and Spring WorDshop in Calgary. Benefits of membership include connection to other writers who share a love for the written word and for God, conference registration discounts, a subscription to FellowScript (our members-only quarterlymagazine) and more.
For more details and conference registration, see the website or call Gwen at 1-780-352-4006.